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Jun 16, 2006 - IDP Camps

Friends, It is 4:46 Uganda time - about 6:46 in the morning in Gig Harbor. Last night we visited our first IDP camp - Internal Displacement Camp. 30,000 displaced Northern Ugandans. Nothing will prepare you for the needs. The children were everywhere. They had swollen stomachs from hunger and worms. The little huts went on and on. As bad as it may sound, there was hope and smiles everywhere. They welcomed us with songs and presentations. They were beautiful and proud! We all left with hope that we could actually make a difference. We...

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